Image ID
DN-0001539
Headline
Car barn bandit Gustave Marx sitting in a prison corridor
Date Depicted
December 7, 1903
Date Created
December 7, 1903
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0001539, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
6221
Max Pixels - Width
4582
KEYWORDS
Marx, Gustave
Car Barn murder case
Criminals
Murderers
Prisons
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car barn bandit gustave marx sitting in a prison corridor

Profile portrait of Gustave Marx, one of the car barn bandits, sitting in a prison corridor in Chicago, Illinois. Marx is wearing a suit. The car barn bandits were also known as the Automatic Trio. Marx pled guilty. The bandits were Gustave Marx, Harvey Van Dine, Peter Niedermeyer, and Emil Roeski. They were responsible for killing Otto Bauder (July 9, 1203), Adolf Johnson and B. C. LaGross (August 2, 1203), John B. Johnson and Francis W. Stewart (August 30, 1203), John Quinn (November 22, 1203), Joseph Driscoll (December 1, 1203) on L. J. Savea. Marx, Van Dine and Niedermeyer were executed by hanging on April 22, 1904.

Profile portrait of Gustave Marx, one of the car barn bandits, sitting in a prison corridor in Chicago, Illinois. Marx is wearing a suit. The car barn bandits were also known as the Automatic Trio. Marx pled guilty. The bandits were Gustave Marx, Harvey Van Dine, Peter Niedermeyer, and Emil Roeski. They were responsible for killing Otto Bauder (July 9, 1203), Adolf Johnson and B. C. LaGross (August 2, 1203), John B. Johnson and Francis W. Stewart (August 30, 1203), John Quinn (November 22, 1203), Joseph Driscoll (December 1, 1203) on L. J. Savea. Marx, Van Dine and Niedermeyer were executed by hanging on April 22, 1904.

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5/20/2015